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Macadamia Nut and Pistachio Tree Help

Posted by sjpickart 5 (My Page) on
Wed, Feb 15, 12 at 10:49

I am wondering if there is a way to grow a Macadamia Nut tree in a container to the point of it producing, as well as a Pistachio Tree in a container to fruiting. They would permanently remain the the containers due to living in Wisconsin where it is very cold.

Does anybody know of a site where I could buy dwarf varieties of either? I came across some Aussie sites that they are available which indicates that yes- they do exist. However these Aussie sites do not ship to the states. (sigh..) What a tease. Any information from you all is greatly appreciated!! Thanks fellow gardeners!


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RE: Macadamia Nut and Pistachio Tree Help

The answer is yes. If you go to Photobucket/ChristianWarlock you can see methods on growing trees in 5 gallon buckets to maturity. I grow everything from seed. I grow Cashew, Citrus, and have Macadamia seed on order. The method is called Sustainable Hydroponics.


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